Tag Archives: completed projects

The Giving Bunny

When school adjourns for the summer each spring, I look forward to the extra time I get to spend with Belen and Eloise. Friday before last, I was pleased to spend the day with them.   While we were running a few errands together, Belen … Continue reading

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A Special Gift for Morgan

Our Mother, Hazel Margaret Johnson, was a registered nurse.  A profession that she was extremely proud of and one she was a very good at.  As a child, I loved to watch her prepare for work, putting on her white dress, white nylons … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village… or at least a Grade School, Girl Scouts and Volunteers

A few weeks ago, I received an invitation to participate at our granddaughter, Belen’s, school.  Wendi, the school counselor was helping to plan a sewing project where the children would help to make pillowcases for the Ryan’s Case for Smiles organization … Continue reading

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Sew Much Fun at College of Idaho

It’s hard to believe that we have completed our first ever quilting class at College of Idaho. It was so much fun and I had a great group of delightful ladies who completed their quilt tops with much enthusiasm. It … Continue reading

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A Bouquet of Felt Daisies

It’s always nice to be able to personalize a gift.  Our granddaughter is a Girl Scout and last weekend they had a Mother/Daughter tea.  My daughter, Alecia, asked if I had any ideas for a small gift to exchange with … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Pea for Eloise

  I designed a special quilt for our granddaughter, Eloise.  At the same time, I developed a pattern for this quilt as you may recall in an earlier blog, introducing the Princess and the Pea pattern. After I made the … Continue reading

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Welcome Wyatt

Our niece, Mandy, is expecting and recently found out that she is having a baby boy.  As you can imagine, everyone is anxious to welcome a new bouncing baby boy to the family. Last Sunday, her mother, Romy, gave her … Continue reading

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Asian Memories Quilt

In April, 2007, we took an amazing two week trip to China to visit Andy and Alecia.  To commemorate our visit, I made a quilt that I gave to them as a Thank You gift. When we arrived, it was … Continue reading

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Fun Sun Hats for Children

This spring, I was surprised when an innocent-looking mole I had turned out to be a basal cell carcinoma.  It was a reminder of how important it is to protect ourselves from the sun.  Wearing a sun hat is one way … Continue reading

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Liam Learns to Quilt

The past several weeks have been a flurry of activity.  I have had the privilege to not only teach a number of classes, but also to take several classes, which I will tell you more about in future blogs. I … Continue reading

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